Insecticide - Carbosulfan

NOMENCLATURE Common name Carbosulfan IUPAC name 2,3-dihydro-2,2-dimethylbenzofuran-7-yl (dibutylaminothio)methylcarbamate Chemical Abstracts name 2,3-dihydro-2,2-dimethyl-7-benzofuranyl [(dibutylamino)thio]methylcarbamate CAS RN [55285-14-8] EEC no. 259-565-9


Systemic insecticide with contact and stomach action.


Control of a wide range of soil-dwelling and foliar insect pests. Examples of uses include control of millipedes, springtails, symphylids, wireworms, pygmy mangold beetles, frit flies, white grubs, aphids, caterpillars, flea beetles, Colorado beetles, stem borers, leafhoppers, planthoppers, codling moth, scales and free-living nematodes. The product is used in a wide range of crops, e.g. cotton, sugar beet, potatoes, rice, top fruit, citrus, maize, vegetables, sugar cane and coffee.

Production formulation

Carbosulfan 20%EC
Carbosulfan 48%SC